Vicki Wheaton, Journalist
Vicki Wheaton, Journalist

Vicki Wheaton

Journalist

Pinnacle Media Group Ltd
PO Box 1365 GT
Grand Cayman KY1-1108

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ARTICLES BY VICKI WHEATON

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KAABOO auditions local bands

Residents should head to Royal Palms this Saturday night for an epic set of performances, courtesy of some of the islands’ best bands, vocalists and musicians.

Howlingly good Halloween parties

Who doesn’t love dressing up for Halloween? It isn’t just for kids anymore - adults get into it enthusiastically, some planning their costumes for weeks before the date.
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Upcoming concerts in South Florida

After a very quiet month for live music, South Florida is coming alive again with many different acts in town. It seems to be nostalgia time as bands from the ‘80s and ‘90s are popping up all over the place.

Grow your MO this MOvember

With the recent passing of Burt Reynolds, it seems that this MOvember, more than ever, men should be sporting their MOs (moustaches) with pride. MOvember is an annual international fundraising effort that also raises awareness about cancers that affect men.
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November films at Camana Bay Cinema

Well, things are certainly heating up at the box office this month. Barely off the high of “A Star is Born” and “Venom” (which I have to say, I really enjoyed, so the critics need to lighten up), we enter November where things open with “Bohemian Rhapsody” – the story of Freddie Mercury and the band Queen.

How many oysters would a woodchuck shuck?

Cayman Cocktail Week officially kicks off this weekend, and what better way to start the proceedings than with an oyster and Champagne shucking party?

Discovering the wonders of Clearwater Beach

It was my parents’ 50th anniversary in August, and despite the family getting together for a lovely meal at Blue by Eric Ripert, I still felt we should mark the occasion with a trip of some sort.

Culture at the Cinema: ‘Frankenstein’

It seems only fitting that in October, the month of Halloween, Culture at the Cinema turns to the dark classic story of Frankenstein.

Cayman Drama Society offers family-friendly fare

There is no substitute for a good, old-fashioned fairy tale or well-known story that still enchants all ages. The Cayman Drama Society is bringing them to life through performances and live book readings over the next couple of weeks, creating events to entertain young and old.
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October movies at Camana Bay

There are two films I am really keen to see this month: “Venom” and “A Star Is Born.”

Oktoberfests in September

What is the best way to get a jump on all the other Oktoberfest celebrations? Hold yours in September!

Mix drinks at home like a pro

So, you’ve invited the gang around to your house for an evening of fun and beverages. The liquor cabinet is well stocked and you have all the necessary mixers. Everything is set, right? Not necessarily.

Visiting the Mile High City and Beaver Creek Colorado

My brother, his wife and their two children went skiing in Colorado for the first time this year. After hearing their amazing tales of how beautiful Beaver Creek was, I was determined to visit there myself.

​Neverines to play at Fidel’s

The Neverines band, a popular local group, will make their fans very happy when they take to the stage at Fidel Murphy’s on Sept. 28.

​Drama Society prepares for ‘The Tempest’

Over the last couple of years, the Cayman Islands has been treated to some glorious shows at the Prospect Playhouse Theatre.

Cayman Heart Fund heroes luncheon

For years, the Cayman Heart Fund organization has raised money and awareness, centered around cardiovascular health. February is officially heart month, and the charity often holds its annual gala at that time, but it also holds luncheons, like the one on Sept. 28, when "Heart Heroes" speak about their survival journey to inspire others.

​Doherty is guest speaker at Breast Cancer Gala

It is that time again, when the annual Breast Cancer Gala, held at The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman on Oct. 6, recognizes Breast Cancer Month in an evening of heartfelt speeches, entertainment and good company.

Bloomin’ marvelous local tearoom treats

I rarely leave the house on a Saturday. While others are hitting the supermarkets and home stores, I am in my pajamas, firmly planted on the couch with the TV remote glued to my hand.

Culture at the Cinema: 19th century play brought to modern age

It seems that Culture at the Cinema, held at Camana Bay Cinema each month, has no intention of screening anything lighthearted for the time being.

It is always good to Paws for Wine

Organizations like Cayman Animal Rescue Enthusiasts, better known as CARE, raise funds to help care for our furry friends, as well as improve awareness about animal welfare.
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